Kik is an app that allows you to connect with your friends, send messages, pictures, videos or chat. Kik messenger also allow you to video chat. One of its amazing feature is that if you are a developer, Kik has open source tool which will help you to create a great experience on the application.
Like other similar apps e.g Messenger or Whatsapp, groups may also be created. You can join as many groups as you like and each group can have no limits for number of users. One feature of this app is that its Ad free. Just like Facebook, kik messenger also has an integrated web browser which lets you to open any web-link without leaving the app.
Kik has a simple interface and easy registration process which doesn’t need phone number. The only downside is that it has a small video screen and no hash-tags (available now!).